1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Dear Guest, Please note that adult content is not permitted on this forum. We have had our Google ads disabled due to some posts that were found from some time ago. Please do not post adult content and if you see any already on the forum, please report the post so that we can deal with it. Thanks, scara
    Dismiss Notice

LMS 18/19 - Bonus Round page 48

Discussion in 'General Football' started by billyiddo, 28 Jul 2018.

Tags:
  1. billyiddo

    billyiddo Paul Stewart Staff Member

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    18,951
    Likes Received:
    7,760
    Location:
    SE4
    The new season is only a couple of weeks away so it's time to restart this game for those of you that are interested in playing again - new players more than welcome...

    This thread will remain in SN&V until the first round has been played out and will then move to General Football.

    Those of you that join in may find it beneficial to 'watch' the thread so as to avoid missing out on round updates

    how to watch a thread :

    [​IMG]

    Aim of the Game

    The idea is to back a winning team each round of Premier League fixtures, if your team loses or draws then you are out* - if your team wins you go through and can choose again for the following round of fixtures. You can only back a team once, until a new game starts, so choose carefully. Each game ends when there is only one person remaining (The Last Man Standing) at which point a new game starts with the following round of fixtures. Players can choose from all 20 premier league teams at the beginning of each new game.

    The Points System

    The above is the standard way to play LMS, but in order to make things a bit more interesting and to hopefully keep peoples interest throughout the season ive introduced a points system which allows players who have been 'knocked out' to continue playing the game, whilst picking up points - come the end of the season the player with the most points is crowned overall winner.

    Consecutive wins from the first round onward will earn you 2 points, once you are 'knocked out' you will earn 1 point for every win.

    for example:

    player 1 - picks 5 winners in a row, meaning they'll have earned 10 points (2/2/2/2/2)
    player 2 - picks 2 winners in a row, then a loss and then two more winners which means they'll have 6 points (2/2/0/1/1)

    The Last Man Standing (last person to remain on consecutive wins) for each game will earn a bonus which will depend on the number of rounds that the game had lasted - so using the example above 5 bonus points would be awarded to player 1.

    Alterations :

    No more allocated teams for posters who forget to make their pick or who choose a team unavailable to them (someone they had previously chosen) for the upcoming round, previously i would select the lowest ranked team available in either case but it's becoming too much work with so many posters involved and games stretching over several weeks - so now no pick/repicking a team = no points.


    The Last Man Standing 17/18


    [​IMG]



    Glory-Glory Last Man Standing
    Roll of Honor


    17/18 : Pirate55 - link to thread
    16/17 : Glenda's Legs - link to thread
    15/16 : JTS 1882 - link to thread

    I think that just about covers everything - fixtures for 18/19 Game 1 Round 1 will be posted below - if you're interested in playing just reply to the thread with the team you're backing - if any or all of the above has confused the fudge out of you feel free to ask some questions

    Best of luck!
     
  2. billyiddo

    billyiddo Paul Stewart Staff Member

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    18,951
    Likes Received:
    7,760
    Location:
    SE4
    Game 1 Round 1

    [​IMG]
     
  3. Seedy Ron

    Seedy Ron Justin Edinburgh

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    5,551
    Likes Received:
    3,143
    Nice one Billy.

    I'll go for Liverpool.
     
  4. AdamB

    AdamB Cecil Poynton

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    12,670
    Likes Received:
    3,551
    Good man. Please count me in, and I'll have Liverpool in the first week
     
  5. Archibald & Crooks

    Archibald & Crooks Kazuyuki Toda

    Joined:
    5 Aug 2015
    Messages:
    15
    Likes Received:
    13
    Top man Billy...I will take Man Utd
     
  6. billyiddo

    billyiddo Paul Stewart Staff Member

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    18,951
    Likes Received:
    7,760
    Location:
    SE4
    im going for Wolves
     
  7. awesome dawson

    awesome dawson Teemu Tainio

    Joined:
    23 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    3,456
    Likes Received:
    1,763
    Scousers please. Strangely I might even enjoy seeing them take west ham apart.
     
  8. LemonadeMoney

    LemonadeMoney Frederic Kanoute

    Joined:
    7 Feb 2012
    Messages:
    8,578
    Likes Received:
    7,096
    Liverpool for me too please .
     
  9. parklane1

    parklane1 Andy Thompson

    Joined:
    15 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    16,565
    Likes Received:
    10,581
    Good work Billy.

    Liverpool please. Was runner up last year so i hope i obtain the " winning meteorology" this year ;)
     
    Pirate55 and billyiddo like this.
  10. StephenH

    StephenH Tom Huddlestone

    Joined:
    21 Jun 2015
    Messages:
    13,797
    Likes Received:
    6,689
    Location:
    SW London
    Yes please, count me in!
    Wolves please.
     
  11. billyiddo

    billyiddo Paul Stewart Staff Member

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    18,951
    Likes Received:
    7,760
    Location:
    SE4
    Well you know what they say about runner ups being first of the losers don't you?

    :p
     
  12. parklane1

    parklane1 Andy Thompson

    Joined:
    15 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    16,565
    Likes Received:
    10,581
    Never a truer word/words spoken mate. :D
     
  13. Bedfordspurs

    Bedfordspurs Nayim

    Joined:
    14 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    15,768
    Likes Received:
    8,778
    I’m in please

    victimpool for me
     
  14. Kandi1977

    Kandi1977 Les Ferdinand

    Joined:
    16 Jul 2014
    Messages:
    11,968
    Likes Received:
    7,478
    Location:
    Where Polarbears live
    Thx for taking the effort of arranging this once again @billyiddo! It's great fun and much appreciated!
    I'll go with the bin dippers.
     
  15. jabbathehut

    jabbathehut Stephen Clemence

    Joined:
    23 Jul 2015
    Messages:
    775
    Likes Received:
    148
    liverpool for me thanks
     
  16. benp

    benp John Gorman

    Joined:
    15 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    321
    Likes Received:
    133
    chelsea racist scum please :)
     
  17. Legohamster

    Legohamster Vedran Corluka

    Joined:
    15 Nov 2014
    Messages:
    5,819
    Likes Received:
    3,099
    Bmuff please!
     
  18. nayenezgani

    nayenezgani Gerry Armstrong

    Joined:
    26 Sep 2014
    Messages:
    4,260
    Likes Received:
    4,206
    Tottenham thanks Bill!
     
  19. inkpenspur

    inkpenspur Scott Parker

    Joined:
    16 Jan 2012
    Messages:
    1,516
    Likes Received:
    650
    Fulham please sir! Thank you for running it again this year!
     
  20. glasgowspur

    glasgowspur Vedran Corluka

    Joined:
    1 Apr 2014
    Messages:
    5,918
    Likes Received:
    4,324
    Location:
    Renfrew
    Count me in. Will post first pick later though.
     

Share This Page